No one expects the Cubs to pursue Ervin Santana or Ubaldo Jimenez, but should they?
Month: January 2014
There will be 10 televised games this year, up from six last year.
The Cubs missed on Masahiro Tanaka, which could impact Samardzija in a number of ways.
There is a wealth of available talent coming from Cuba right now.
When it comes to attracting casual fans, location matters.
As in, the Cubs are projected to be the worst team in baseball in 2014.
It’s a consensus top seven at this point, and the Cubs fare very well overall.
You can take the bull out of the States, but you can’t take the, um, bull out of the bull.
The 26-year-old figures to be the starter at first base for AAA Iowa.
With a Cubs/rooftop impasse at hand, we get to have the conversation again.
The high school showcase game is a scout’s dream.
Almora is probably the biggest surprise, though, at this point, is it really that big of a surprise?
The 28-year-old righty hasn’t played professionally since 2011.
The Cubs’ prospects are evenly spread throughout the list, with two in the top ten.
The lefty gets $3.9 million in his first year of arbitration.
If the Cubs’ final offer was so low, why did the Yankees climb so high?
The Hall of Fame electee said he simply couldn’t choose between the Braves and Cubs. What a dude.
After dealing with a unique health problem, Olt says he feels like himself again. Can he be the Cubs’ answer at third?
Doesn’t seem like a whole lot, given where we thought things stood just last year. (UPDATE: Not done.)
The recently-filed rooftop suit does implicate the Cubs, even if they aren’t yet a defendant.
So much information, and quite a few pleasant surprises. BP loves the Cubs’ system. #sparkle
Throw yourself back to a time when players weren’t posted and rooftops didn’t sue.
The end-of-day summing up no one wants to read, but probably needs to be laid out for posterity.
The ever-present threat of a lawsuit may finally be a reality. The renovation could be slowed again.
An upper level outfield prospect you aren’t hearing much about.
A lot could happen now in a very short time, with Tanaka to the Yankees as only the beginning.